The 10th edition of the conference themed ‘Agriculture for the future’ will bring together industry and academia representatives to learn about and exchange on advanced techniques intended to increase agricultural and horticultural productivity.
The conference will contribute and exchange on innovative actions in rural development, addressing challenges and opportunities for innovation and cooperation in rural areas.
This international conference will discuss sustainable blue growth addressing topics such as climate change, marine pollution and protected areas, and sustainable fisheries. It will seek new action-oriented commitments to make further contributions to sustainable development.
The event will provide a platform for debate and exchange on fostering innovation and digitisation in agriculture and rural areas through multi-actor initiatives both under the Rural Development Programmes and Horizon 2020.
The international conference will gather a wide range of stakeholders whose knowledge and experience will help formulate policy recommendations for new pathways towards sustainable agricultural and food systems.
The event will overview upcoming Horizon 2020 calls for proposals under Societal Challenge 2 ‘Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine and maritime and inland water research and the bioeconomy’. It will also feature events showcasing projects and initiatives on digitisation and the bioeconomy.